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India launches its national forest certification system!
January 31, 2018

National forest certification system has been finalized, and national sustainable forest management standard is approved, the next step is submission to PEFC for endorsement. Click here to know more about the initiative.

Canadian Wood presents Wood is Good Design Competition 2017
Inside Outside
November 16, 2017

Canadian Wood and FOAID organised Wood is Good Design Competition 2017 which aims to uncover budding design talents and be a reputable showcase for unique creations created from wood sourced from sustainably managed forests of Canada. Students from 5 premier architecture colleges across Delhi worked under the expert guidance of established architects and interior designers. Know more about their creations here.

The Inside Track
October 26, 2017

Canadian Wood, harvested from sustainable sources, has become a credible option to fulfil the gaps in the Indian Market. Mr. Pranesh Chhibber - Country Director, in conversation with The Inside Track, throws some light on innovative products from Canadian Wood and the advantages of wood as a building material. Read the full interview here.

Creative Endeavor With Canadian Wood
Society Interiors
August 15, 2017

Explore how five wood species, from B.C. Canada, accentuates the warm and beautiful office of FII Mumbai, India. This article showcases various segments of the creatively planned workstation-cum-display centre, designed by Interics Architects.

Sustainable forestry changes conversation about wood
Wood News
April 30, 2017

Wood in construction has earned a bad reputation due to indiscriminate logging and lack of standardization of quality. As a world leader in sustainable forestry, Canada is changing the conversation about the use of wood in construction and showing us how wood is a major weapon in fighting climate change.

Furniture Manufacturers are steadily choosing lumber over logs
Home Review
March 29, 2017

Furniture manufacturers in India have their sights on markets all across the globe. Old artisan practices have made way for mechanised manufacturing and most significantly, manufacturers are increasingly opting for lumber over logs. This article explores what is fuelling this growing trend.

Advanced uses of wood as a structural element
Architectural Digest
March 3, 2017

It's no secret that wood can be used to create sophisticated structures thanks to new technological advancements in wood construction. This article showcases some stunning examples of advanced uses of wood in structural applications. These are surely not to be missed. click here

The Ply Reporter
March 1, 2017

India is facing a huge gap in the demand and supply of wood which needs to be met. Using wood from sustainably managed forests of Canada is fast gaining popularity as Canadian wood species are ideal for a range of applications. Read the full report.

World Leader and Largest Exporter of sustainable forest products british columbia (b.c.)
Architecture + Design
January 31, 2017

The Douglas-fir villa has garnered lots of attention for its beauty and charm in the midst of a reserve forest. Made entirely in certified, sustainable wood from British Columbia (B.C.), Canada;  it is a shining example of beauty, durability and sustainability culminating into one enchanting residence. All the elements of the house right from the ceiling to the furniture as well as the doors and windows are worth admiring. This case study takes a deep look at why this project could very well mark the comeback of sustainably-sourced wood as a preferred material of construction.